Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

cephalopelvic disproportion previous delivery of baby greater than 9 pounds

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Pelvimitry: With ct scan or MRI scan. Ask your obstetrician.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Levine
33 years experience Pediatrics
Head is too large...: The easiest way to visualize this is that the head is too large to pass through the birth canal. Cephalo means head and pelvic is the birth canal.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes it can, but in the hands of a well trained obstretician they can also be life saving.
A member asked:
Dr. John Despain
36 years experience Dermatology
Not likely: Virtually unheard of due to maternal antibodies and immune responses. Round scaly rashes on infants are generally due to other causes ranging from va ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Peeling skin: Yes normal baby's skin can peel a few days to weeks after birth. This is a normal phenomenon.
1
1 thank
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: The effect on the babies condition at birth is dependent on the type and duration of anesthesia before they are delivered. If the surgeon has quick te ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Keathley
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Extremely: No doctor should consider this based on current guidelines. You should be evaluated for causes of a large infant. Elective delivery should not be pe ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe,maybe not: The babies head is the largest structure to pass through the birth canal. You don't want to be "stuck" with the babies body out & the umbilical cord p ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Peeling: Usually seen in overdue babies only.
A female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Portable heater: Portable heaters can be prone to toppling over. Also may overheat. May be a fire hazard. Do not leave the heater on while asleep.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month